New Mexico-Carlsbad Caverns  
Cochise College   
GROUNDWATER and CAVES                                        

Virtual Geology Field Trips    Geology Home Page
Roger Weller, geology instructor   

wellerr@cochise.edu   copyright 2018-R.Weller

last edited:  3/24/18    number of photos:  22



photos
 
Cave Features
stalactite and stalagmite approaching each other
stalactite and stalagmite just touching
large column                                                                    
stalactites and a large stalagmite
stalactites:  A  B  C
soda straw stalactites:  A
lumpy and bacon slab stalactites:  A  B
original porous limestone:  A

 

Collapse of Stalactites
gap where stalactites broke loose:  A  B
broken stalactites on cave floor
 

Large Caverns
large caverns:  A  B  C
 
Small Cavern Areas
small caverns:  A  B  C  D  E


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